parenting

How to React When Children Bite

It’s common that children bite during a phase that occurs between two to three years of age. This occurs when they start to have emotions they didn’t have previously (such as anger, frustration, or jealousy) and don’t know how to…

What to do about Disobedient Children

Disobedient children can be a headache for parents. Childhood is one of the happiest and most challenging times for every parents. There are many stages, challenges and changes that they must face together. Meanwhile, they must try to maintain the…

Teach a Child What to Do if They Get Lost

Losing a child is every parent’s worst nightmare. Whether it be in a public space or in your own neighborhood, it’s a situation that no family should have to go through. However, it happens more than we would like to…

Four Problems of Being an Only Daughter

From birth, an only daughter may become spoiled at home and become mom and dad’s little princess. As a result, her parents may be overprotective. They may also make an extra effort to take care of her needs, since she’s…

Five Alternatives to Punishment for Children

Did you know that punishment isn’t the only way to make your child learn a lesson? There are alternatives to punishment that foster better child development. Various psychologists agree that yelling or spanking only work in the short term. Since…

My Baby Always Wants To Be Held. Why?

My baby always wants to be held.  Many mothers recognize this.  Some mothers are ecstatic, and others are surprised. But why is this? At birth, a baby can’t recognize who their mother is. However, from their first breath, they instinctively…

How To Help Your Baby Sleep Better

When a baby is first born, they won’t develop a fixed sleep pattern until they’re about six months old. Until then, they’ll generally sleep every three hours and wake up crying. Naturally, you want to know what you can do…

6 Signs of Affective Deprivation in Children

Kisses, hugs, caresses, and advice are signs of affection that parents must show their children to prevent affective deprivation. Overall, showing affection to children contributes to healthy  psycho-social development. Children’s development depends almost entirely on the parents, or adults in charge. This…

The Benefits of Making Homemade Baby Food

There are many benefits to making your own homemade baby food at home. First of all, it’s more affordable, and secondly, it’s 100% natural. The nutritional benefits will vary depending on what kinds of fruits and vegetables you use to…

Couple Life After Having a Child

“It doesn’t seem that hard.” Many couples think this when they meet a newborn baby. However, when the time comes for them to taste what life after having a child actually is like, the little changes begin to disrupt the…

8 Foods You Should Never Give a Baby

The list of foods you should never give a baby is typically invaluable for new parents. When your child is growing up, you naturally want to take care of them and protect them. The most complete and nutritious food you…

What Should I Do if My Baby Hit His Head?

“My baby hit his head and I don’t know what to do!” This is more common than you may think. Childhood is the time when babies take the most risks. This is very concerning for the parents. Since we can’t control every…

How to Teach a Baby to Sleep through the Night

The best way to teach a baby to sleep through the night is co-sleeping. It’s certainly a rather controversial idea, with as many people for it as there are against it, but more families are now practicing co-sleeping with their…

The Pros and Cons of Pacifiers

Many mothers wonder whether it’s good to offer their child a pacifier if they’re going to leave them alone for a moment. The pros and cons of pacifiers are under discussion in this article. The suckling action is developed while…

How to React if Your Son or Daughter is Homosexual

Homosexuality is defined as sexual attraction between two people of the same gender. Since the 1970’s, it’s no longer considered some form of mental disorder. However, even today, for a traditional or conservative family, learning that your son or daughter is…

Essential Items for Newborn babies

There are a lot of questions to think about, like: What’s the best color to buy for the baby’s gender? What clothes are essential for newborn babies? How many sets should I buy? For the most part, soon-to-be grandmothers usually…